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Welcome to Fox Creek ...

Fox Creek is located in Anderson County<1>.

The location of Fox Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Fox Creek: Fox Crk. (or less commonly used: Fox Ck. or Fox Cr.)

Fox Creek is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Fox Creek lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel south from Fox Creek, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Fox Creek is located in the (502) area code.

Adding Fox Creek to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Fox Creek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Fox Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fox Creek on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Fox Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Fox Creek - they are located in Alberta, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, New Brunswick and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fox Creek.

Communities near Fox Creek ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fox Creek.

  • Frankfort [Franklin County]
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    • Frankfort [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Fox Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,715 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frankfort<5>
  • Lawrenceburg [Anderson County]
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    • Lawrenceburg [Anderson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Fox Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,529 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrenceburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrenceburg<5>
  • Versailles [Woodford County]
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    • Versailles [Woodford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Fox Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,308 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Versailles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Versailles<5>
  • Harrodsburg [Mercer County]
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    • Harrodsburg [Mercer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Fox Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,544 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrodsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrodsburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wilmore [Jessamine County]
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      • Wilmore [Jessamine County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Fox Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,343 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmore<5>
    • Midway [Woodford County]
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      • Midway [Woodford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Fox Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,915 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midway<5>
    • Bloomfield [Nelson County]
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      • Bloomfield [Nelson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Fox Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,083 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomfield<5>
    • Burgin [Mercer County]
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      • Burgin [Mercer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Fox Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 994 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burgin<5>
    • Willisburg [Washington County]
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      • Willisburg [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Fox Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 282 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willisburg<5>
    • Mackville [Washington County]
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      • Mackville [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Fox Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mackville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fox Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fox Creek.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fox Creek. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Fox Creek.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fox Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Fox Creek.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fox Creek ...

Looking for more information about Fox Creek? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Fox Creek, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Fox Creek.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fox Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Anderson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fox Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fox Creek) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fox Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9879, Longitude: -84.9680       In this case, the coordinates for Fox Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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